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Fresno State student suspended after social media threat to shoot female students

Editor’s note: The Collegian does not name the suspect(s) in mass shootings or the threat of one. A Fresno State football player was arrested by the Fresno State Police Department on Monday after admitting to threatening to shoot female students ...

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Student Cupboard’s new location offers more than food

The Student Cupboard debuted its new location to the Fresno State community with an open house on Friday. The new location of the Student Cupboard is in the Industrial Technology Building, Room 144, on the southwest corner of Barstow Avenue ...

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New VP of student affairs lays out philosophy

Fresno State vice president of student affairs Dr. Frank Lamas spoke about the past, present and future in an interview with The Collegian last week. Since starting at the university in July, Lamas said he has “tried to listen and ...

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Meeting seeks to address cultural groups’ grievances

The cultural climate of Fresno State was discussed Tuesday between members of Associated Students, Inc. and representatives of a student club coalition who are advocating for increased understanding of marginalized students on campus. Held in the Joyal Administration Building, faculty ...

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UT Arlington’s Frank Lamas named VP of student affairs

Dr. Frank R. Lamas, vice president of student affairs at University of Texas, Arlington, has been appointed to serve in the same position at Fresno State, university President Joseph Castro announced Feb. 14. “I am ecstatic that Dr. Lamas is ...

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Carolyn Coon takes interim role with Oliaro retirement

With the retirement of Paul Oliaro as vice president of student affairs at Fresno State, Dr. Carolyn Coon will take over as interim on Dec. 15 until a replacement is found.

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No Rush for ‘Rush Week’

Fresno State delays Greek recruitment until late September As a result of review, member recruitment, commonly known as “Rush Week,” has been delayed to the end of September rather than occurring during the first few weeks of the semester for ...

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Upcoming events and functions

As the final day of instruction approaches and with finals looming, students looking for entertainment or holiday-themed events need look no further. Fresno State has a number of activities ready to relieve that studying stress. Tuesday: l8 p.m. marks one ...

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Task force charged with student success

One method implemented by the administration is the Student Success Task Force (SSTF). The Office of the Chancellor sent down an initiative in January calling for the increase in graduates and a greater representation of underserved students.

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Search under way for internees

The university has gathered a preliminary list of 77 names that are potentially eligible for honorary degrees through a new project.

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